April 13, 2015
Writing #letters has become such a pastime. Think about it: When was the last time you received a handwritten love letter? You know one that wasn’t through text or email? If it’s recently, then you are truly one lucky #Southern Belle! Being in college, a lot of my friends and I live in different states.
Have you ever been in the grocery store and purchased #vintage coke? Perhaps, the vintage bottle caught your eye and your mind began to wonder about different uses of the bottle once the beverage was consumed. All of these thoughts may not have occurred, but today I want to tell you about an idea I
Spring is here and that means summer is almost upon us. I know everyone keeps saying they want that summer body or homecoming body, but have you done anything to get it yet? Being a trainer, the number one reason I get for not working out is a lack of time. I have a client
Spring has a way of resurfacing the New Year’s resolutions that dissolved away in the last few months. For me it wasn’t the usual I can’t believe it’s about to be summer and I haven’t lost that ten pounds anxiety. This spring, it was more about my ashamedly poor organization skills that haven’t improved much
April 7, 2015
We have another great #Black Southern Belle to feature today and she is one of my personal friends, Eboni Washington. Learn more about this Bama raised and HU groomed BSB below! Title: Manager, CRM & Marketing Analytics Company/Org: Foot Locker Inc. Hometown: Birmingham AL Alma Mater: Howard U. Favorite thing about being southern: Knowing my
April 6, 2015
Jada Wright-Greene is an avid museum activist, author, and a lover of history. She has a passion for revitalizing and bringing awareness to the African-American museum culture with a goal of diversifying the museum field. That passion led her to become the Founder, Editor and Publisher of Heritage Salon, the only magazine devoted to African-American museums,
This article is the first in our series of supporting our #Black Southern Belles also known as BSBs for short. One of the reasons why this site was started was to showcase #Black Southern Belle entrepreneurs and give them a platform to highlight their businesses. We wanted to start off our first post with
April 2, 2015
BSBs *always* have awesome wardrobes, but the really savvy shoppers know just where to get their favorite brands for way less than retail value. If you like a good adventure, dont mind doing a bit of digging, and have some friends who are down for the road trip, warehouse sales just might be your thing.
As a woman of color one of our most prized possessions is the crown we wear on our heads, our hair. It is a major deal in our society, from styling to products to coloring to weaves. As of late a reoccurring trend has resurfaced and is making its largest stamp on our community ever,
March 31, 2015
Spring is the perfect time to get that jump start in your #career you have been waiting to do. As #Black Southern Belles we are taught to plan, follow the rules, and all good things will come you. If only life were that simple. When we were at homecomings in college we would see alumni